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February

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Venue:Green Library 220, FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Join the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, the GSS Graduate Colloquium and AADS on Tuesday, February 26th, 2019 at 12:30 PM in Green Library 220 for Dr. Jhon Anton Sanchez's book presentation Afroecuatorianos y politicas de inclusion en la revolucion ciudadana. Please note that this entire talk will be in Spanish. Click on the title link to access the event's flyer.

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Venue:FIU Modesto Maidique Campus, Green Library 220

Join us on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 5:00 PM in Green Library 220 of FIU's Modesto Maidique Campus for the performative lecture, "The Healing Room as Praxis: Singing Africana Studies Beyond the Classroom" by Michaela Harrison. Please click on the title link above for more information.

March

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Venue:Green Library 220, FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus

Join us for our 9th Annual AADS Humanities Afternoon- Givin' Them Somethin' They Can Feel: An Interrogation and Celebration of Black Soul on Thursday, March 7th, 2019 starting at 1:30 PM. This event is co-sponsored by CARTA, Department of English, Department of History, and Source Booksellers (Detroit). Please click on the title link above to access the flyer and the program.

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Venue:FIU Biscayne Bay Campus, Kovens Center

Join us on Thursday, March 28th, 2019 at 12:30 PM in the Kovens Center of FIU's Biscayne Bay Campus for Activism and 20th Century Black Miami: A Symposium. The keynote speaker is Dr. N.D.B. Connolly, Herbert Baxter Adams Associate Professor of History. Co-sponsored by the Department of History, Department of History Graduate Student Association (DOHGSA), Digital Collections Center, and Historic Virginia Key Beach Park Trust.

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Venue:FIU Modesto Maidique Campus, Graham Center 355

Please join us on Thursday, March 28th,2019 in Graham Center 355 for the 12th Annual AADS Humanities Afternoon. This year's talk is titled, "Crisscrossing paths of Slavery, Pan-Africanism and Reverse Migration: Ghana's location in the Atlantic Discourse" by Dr. Kwame Essien, Lehigh University. Please click on the title link above for more information.

April

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Venue:FIU Modesto Maidique Campus, RDB 1000

Join us on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 3:30 PM for the following panel discussion: Genocide in Rwanda: 25 Years Later. The panel will have four leading experts, and be moderated by David J. Kramer. Please click on the title link above to access the flyer.

July

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Venue:Online

The African & African Diaspora Studies Program (AADS) invites you to the upcoming Graduate Programs in AADS online information session on Wednesday, July 24th, 2019 at 10:00 AM. This information session will cover graduate programs information, funding opportunities, important deadlines, and other pertinent information. There will be time for Q&A at the end. Please click on the title link above for more information.

September

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Venue:Labor Center 110, Modesto Maidique Campus

Please join us for the 2019 AADS Welcome Back Reception on Friday, 13 September, 2019 at 4.00 PM in Labor Center 309. Click on the title link for more information.

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Venue:Graham Center 140, FIU Modesto Maidique Campus

Join us for a film screening of Talking Black in America on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 5.00 PM in Graham Center 140. The event will begin with a reception, which will be followed by the film screening. This event is being hosted by the Center for Humanities in an Urban Environment, and is co-sponsored by AADS, School of Education and Human Development, Linguistics Program, and the Department of English.